What Happened on June 16, 2010

Historical Events

Television Premiere

"Hot In Cleveland", cable channel TV Land's first original sitcom premieres; starring Valerie Bertinelli, Jane Leeves, Wendie Malick, and Betty White

Appointment of Interest

Hockey HOF right wing Cam Neely is named President of his former team, the Boston Bruins

Famous Deaths

  • Garry Shider, American funk and psychedelic soul guitarist and musical director (Parliament-Funkadelic), dies of brain and lung cancer at 56
  • Marc Bazin, Haitian politician (b. 1932)
  • Maureen Forrester, Canadian operatic contralto (Resurrection Symphony), dies at 79
  • Ronald Neame, British director (1st Monday in October; The Poseidon Adventure), dies at 99
2010 Highlights

About June 16, 2010

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: California Gurls - Katy Perry Featuring Snoop Dogg
  • UK #1 Song: Shout - Shout Ft. Dizzee & James Corden